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Company Overview of Grey Global Group Inc.

Company Overview

Grey Global Group Inc. provides advertising services. The company offers digital works, public relations, activation, marketing communications, media planning and buying, and channel and digital strategy services. It serves customers in consumer electronics, household goods, mass cosmetics, and sports and entertainment markets in the United States and internationally. Grey Global Group Inc. was formerly known as Grey Advertising Inc. and changed its name to Grey Global Group Inc. in 2000. The company was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in New York, New York with an additional office in San Francisco, California. As of March 7, 2005, Grey Global Group Inc. operates as a subsidiary of WPP...

200 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10010-3372

United States

Founded in 1917

Phone:

212-546-2000

Fax:

212-546-2001

Key Executives for Grey Global Group Inc.

Chairman
Age: 62
Chief Financial Officer
Vice Chairman
Chief Executive Officer of Grey Synchronized Partners - Germany
Chief Executive Officer of Nordic Region
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Grey Global Group Inc. Key Developments

Grey Announces Executive Changes

Grey announced that Tor Myhren will assume the role of Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of Grey. Myhren succeeds Tim Mellors, who is retiring after a 15-year career at Grey in the US and UK. Also, Myhren will continue as president and chief creative officer of Grey New York, responsible for the overall creative product. In addition, he will participate in global new business and chair the Grey Global Creative Council, comprised of the agency's senior creative leaders, charged with continuing to enhance its creative quality, talent and profile around the world. Tor Myhren, who joined Grey New York as Chief Creative Officer in 2007, was promoted to president in 2010.

Grey Group Appoints Tor Myhren as Worldwide Chief Creative Officer

Grey Group announced that Tor Myhren will assume the role of Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of Grey. He succeeds Tim Mellors who is retiring after a highly successful 15-year career at Grey in the U.S and U.K. Myhren will continue as President and Chief Creative Officer of Grey New York, responsible for the overall creative product. In addition, he will participate in global new business and chair the Grey Global Creative Council, comprised of the agency's senior creative leaders, charged with continuing to enhance its creative quality, talent and profile around the world. Tor Myhren joined Grey New York as Chief Creative Officer in 2007. He was promoted to President in 2010, the first creative person ever to lead the agency's office.

Grey Group Announces Executive Appointments

Grey Group has appointed two people in the senior management level to handle the brand in APAC region. While Sanjay Chaudhari has been roped in as vice president and regional client service director to overlook Gillette's regional client communication strategies, Shahvez Afridi will don the role of regional planning director and will be responsible for the brand's planning practices across Asia Pacific. With over 22 years of experience, Chaudhari was previously with Ogilvy Global Brand Management, Japan, as general manager.

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